dur

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See also: Dur, DUR, dúr, dùr, dûr, dür, Dür, and дур

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

German Dur, from Latin dūrus (hard, firm, vigorous).

Adjective[edit]

dur (not comparable)

  1. (music, obsolete) Major; in the major mode.
    C dur

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for dur in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin dūrus, from Proto-Indo-European *deru-, *drew- (hard, fast).

Adjective[edit]

dur (feminine dura, masculine plural durs, feminine plural dures)

  1. hard (resistant to pressure)
    Antonym: tou
  2. difficult
    Synonym: difícil
    Antonym: fàcil
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin dūcere, present active infinitive of dūcō, from Proto-Italic *doukō, from Proto-Indo-European *déwketi, from the root *dewk-.

Verb[edit]

dur (first-person singular present duc, past participle dut)

  1. (transitive) to carry
    Synonym: portar
  2. (transitive) to bring
    Synonym: portar
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Dalmatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dāre, present active infinitive of .

Verb[edit]

dur (first-person singular present da, past participle dut)

  1. to give

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin dūrus, from Proto-Indo-European *deru-, *drew- (hard, fast).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dyʁ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -yʁ

Adjective[edit]

dur (feminine singular dure, masculine plural durs, feminine plural dures)

  1. hard, tough (difficult to penetrate)
  2. hard (not soft)
  3. hard, tough (not easy, difficult)
  4. harsh (e.g. harsh conditions)
  5. (art) harsh (of a penstroke)

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Adverb[edit]

dur

  1. hard
    travailler durto work hard

Noun[edit]

dur m (plural durs)

  1. firmness, solidity

dur m (plural durs, feminine dure)

  1. hard case (tough person)

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Kalasha[edit]

Noun[edit]

dur

  1. house

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Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

dur

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of durt
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of durt
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of durt
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of durt
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of durt
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of durt

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dūrus, from Proto-Indo-European *deru-, *drew- (hard, fast).

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Adjective[edit]

dur m (feminine singular dura, masculine plural durs, feminine plural duras)

  1. hard (resistant to pressure)
  2. difficult

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *durь.

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dur m inan

  1. (medicine) one of several bacterial diseases including typhus, typhoid fever, recurrent fever and paratyphoid fever

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Noun[edit]

dur m inan (indeclinable)

  1. (music) major (scale)

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Further reading[edit]

  • dur in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit दूर (dūrá), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *duHrás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *duHrás, from Proto-Indo-European *duh₂-ró-s, from *dweh₂- (far, long). Cognate with Hindi दूर (dūr), Kamkata-viri bādūř, Persian دور(dūr).

Adverb[edit]

dur

  1. far

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dur m or n (feminine singular dură, masculine plural duri, feminine and neuter plural dure)

  1. hard, tough
  2. rough, harsh, severe

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Sursurunga[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dur

  1. dirty

Further reading[edit]

  • Sursurunga Organised Phonology Data (2011)
  • Don Hutchisson, Sursurunga grammar essentials (1975)

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dur c

  1. (music) major scale

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Turkish[edit]

Turkish stop sign

Verb[edit]

dur

  1. stop (imperative)

Westrobothnian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dúr m.

Noun[edit]

dur m

  1. Short slumber.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Irish dobhar, Welsh dŵr (water,) Old Norse úr (drizzle.)

Noun[edit]

dur n

  1. Fog.
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